ECZ PUBLIC NOTICE: ELECTIONS FOR COUNCIL CHAIRPERSONS IN SENGA HILL, KALUMBILA, MUSHINDAMO AND MWANDI DISTRICTS AND BY-ELECTIONS IN FOURTEEN (14) LOCAL GOVERNMENT WARDS

ELECTORAL COMMISSION OF ZAMBIA Elections House, Haile Selassie Avenue, P O Box 50274, LUSAKA. 10th October, 2016 PUBLIC NOTICE ELECTIONS FOR COUNCIL CHAIRPERSONS IN SENGA HILL, KALUMBILA, MUSHINDAMO AND MWANDI DISTRICTS AND BY-ELECTIONS IN   FOURTEEN (14) LOCAL GOVERNMENT WARDS   Notice is hereby given to the general Public that the Electoral Commission of Zambia has…

President Lungu Sworn in to  a 2nd Term of Office.

​President Edgar Chagwa Lungu has today Tuesday the 13th of September 2016 been sworn in as President of the Republic of Zambia by Chief Justice Ireen Mambilima at Heroes Stadium in Lusaka. President Lungu assumes a fresh Presidential mandate following re-election to a second term of office for the period 2016 to 2021.

FOR YES VOTE IN THE 2016 REFERENDUM TO WIN

WHAT IT WOULD TAKE FOR YES VOTE IN THE REFERENDUM TO WIN  IN SUMMARY 50% of eligible voters in the 2016 Referendum which is 3,750,000 people must have turned up to cast their vote and of the 3,750,000 people who turned up, 50% should vote yes meaning that 1,875,000 people or more should vote yes…

​GUIDE TO CALCULATION OF 50%+1 FOR AUGUST 11TH 2016 ELECTIONS.

​ CORRECT CALCULATION OF 50%+1 Refer to Constitution. Constitution of Zambia (Amendment) [No. 2 of 2016]… ’47. (1) Elections to the office of President shall be conducted directly, under a majoritarian electoral system, where the winning candidate must receive more than fifty percent of the valid votes cast, and in accordance with Article 101.’ CALCULATION:…